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Isle of Man
Reviewed April 14, 2012

What a great introduction to Costa Rica. This is a delightful place to stay if you love having the flora and fauna as close as possible (matches some of the better lodges in Kenya!). We had a friendly check in and walked up to our room whilst someone drove our bags up, yes it is a steep climb, but we...

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Princeton, NJ
Reviewed April 9, 2012

We spent the week before Easter at the Lost Iguana. My wife and I, two boys, ages 15 and 10. We had a "Celebrity Suite" which consisted of a master bedroom with bath (actually, outdoor lava rock shower), a living room with kitchenette (microwave, small fridge, two stove top burners and sink) with TV and another bedroom with two twin...

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Coral Springs, Florida
Reviewed April 6, 2012

This was our first trip to Costa Rica,The Lost Iguana was the hotel we booked thru Groupon . What a great deal.We called the Hotel and asked for an upgrade,We were moved from a standard to suite.Wow the room was Big nicely appointed,The bed frame was a little creekyand there was a little trouble with the Tv the,internet connection was...

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3Thank ICU1274
Irvine, California
Reviewed April 5, 2012

I've waited so long to take the time to review this place because I had such a good time & have so much to say. For the positives, it's virtually never-ending: Pros: - Staff: friendly all around from reception to housekeeping to the bar to the restaurant to the gift shop. Excellent service & very resourceful (i.e. booking excursions)! -...

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2Thank EileenKM
Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed April 2, 2012

We stayed at the Iguana for 7 days and it was an amazing experience. My wife and I absolutely loved the staff and food here, and the more than delightful design of a tranquil resort. We barely saw others and the sounds of the environment were so peaceful it kept us shy of a whisper voice throughout. The room was...

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2Thank Chad B
Reviewed April 2, 2012

This was my fiancés and my first trip to Costa Rica, and it won't be our last! We recently stayed four nights in the luxury suite and the room was absolutely beautiful. We had an amazing view of the volcano and great room service, and great service all around! The resort is on a mountain so the walks to the...

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Atlanta
Reviewed March 31, 2012

We stayed at the lost iguana for one night and wished we could have stayed longer. The views are spectacular, employees helpful, food delicious, and drinks potent. The rooms are enormous and about 4x the size of a typical "chain" hotel. I'd highly recommend lost iguana.

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1Thank DrewAtlanta
Brookline, Massachusetts
Reviewed March 30, 2012

My husband and I stayed at the Lost Iguana using a Groupon Getway so it was a good deal. The location and views of the volcano were gorgeous. The reception staff was great and they helped us book some tours in the area. We also enjoyed hiking the rustic trails on the property. We were disappointed in the dinner service...

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1Thank Laura A
Reviewed March 27, 2012

Loved this hotel! We have three boys and stayed in two rooms that were connected. We had a very cool view of the volcano, an outdoor shower and loved the jacuzzi on the deck. The open air restaurant was amazing. We loved watching the Toucan's eating each morning while we ate our delicious breakfast. Dinners were fabulous.

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
Reviewed March 24, 2012

We drove from San Jose to Lost Iguana and immediately fell in love. The service is bar none 5 star. The meals were excellent. I recommend the Hanging Bridges Tour. Grounds were lovely. We will return!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lost Iguana Resort is Arenal's newest hotel, offering luxury accommodations in the rain forest The resort's 100 acre property overlooks the world's most active volcano, Arenal Volcano located near La Fortuna, Costa Rica. A premiere, upscale retreat nestled gently in the jungle, the Lost Iguana Resort only offers rooms with large private balconies overlooking the Arenal Volcano and Arenal River Gorge. All rooms are spacious and well appointed with first-class furnishings, artwork and full amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lost Iguana Resort & Spa

Address: 1.5 km North of Arenal dam, Arenal Volcano National Park A2004, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park
Price Range: $205 - $342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lost Iguana Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Lost Iguana Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
Lost Iguana Resort And Spa
Hotel Lost Iguana
Lost Iguana Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
Hotel Style:
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#9 Family Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#9 Spa Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#10 Romantic Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
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“You're in the jungle, so keep an eye out for the little critters that are fun to see and some that are not so fun like bullet ants. They are part of the whole system, so nothing to fear, just be aware”
 of 5 bubbles 999dans, 3 days ago | Read review
“Stay in 2nd floor unit. I recommend #24-26.”
 of 5 bubbles dannymL3743FA, 5 days ago | Read review
“ask for a room closer to the front desk”
 of 5 bubbles 403Melissa1971, 1 week ago | Read review
“All of the rooms are great, and have excellent views of Arenal. The rooms at the top (43 and ?) are the most suitable groups with separate suites.”
 of 5 bubbles Humbletad, 1 week ago | Read review
“Select a room on the second level.”
 of 5 bubbles FLYHIGH2013, 2 weeks ago | Read review
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